Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

4-26-2018

Patent Number

10881418

Abstract

The present disclosure relates to electrically controllable surgical tools. In general, surgical devices are provided having an electrically controllable, fingered operating end for use in angiography, endovascular and/or neurological surgery. The finger(s) at the operating end can be made from ionic polymer metal composite (IPMC) material to facilitate control of the finger(s).

Application Number

15787734

Institution/Department

Surgery, Maine Medical Center

Assignees

Maine Medical Center

Filing Date

10/19/2017

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